5 Days Nairobi -Lake Nakuru -Maasai Mara Safari

This 5 Days wildlife safari will take you to the famous Masai Mara national reserve located in south west Kenya and Lake Nakuru national park a beautiful wildlife haven famously known for its thousands of flamingos.  

The Masai Mara is well known for hosting the big five – (lion, buffalo, elephant, leopard and rhino) and other vast wildlife like topis, wildebeest, giraffes, zebras. Lake Nakuru national park is a beautiful national park which is home to the black and white rhino, the endangered Rothschild’s giraffe among a wide variety of game.  

This safari takes you on a journey as you explore two of Kenya’s greatest destinations the Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru national park 

Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi 

Your safari begins today with your arrival in Nairobi (JKIA) where you will be welcomed to Kenya by a Kagera Safaris representative. You will then be transferred to the hotel for overnight.  

Meal Plan – Dinner 
Journey time – 6 hours  
The Boma Nairobi  

Day 2:  Transfer to Lake Nakuru national park 
Breakfast at your hotel on this day will prepare you for the journey to Lake Nakuru national park a beautiful wildlife haven famously known for its thousands of flamingos which are usually along the shores of Lake Nakuru. The national park is regarded as the “Birdwatcher’s paradise” and is also home to both the black and white rhino, the endangered Rothschild’s giraffe among a wide variety of game.  On arrival at the park you will go on a game drive as you look out for these wildlife experiences and much more.  

Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 
Journey time – 4 hours  
Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge  

 Day 3: Transfer to Maasai Mara 
After a hearty breakfast you will drive to Masai Mara national reserve. The journey is by road and will take you through the vast landscape and nature of Kenya. On arrival at your lodge you will be warmly welcomed with a fresh glass of juice and have lunch. After a delicious lunch head for an evening game drive before your dinner.  

Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 
Journey time – 6 hours
Ashnil Tented Mara Camp OR 
Mara Tree Tops Lodge  

Day 4: Full Day Game drives – Masai Mara 
Breakfast in the morning will prepare you for a full day of game viewing in the famous Masai Mara National reserve. You will carry packed lunch from the lodge and then head out in to the reserve for a whole day of spectacular game viewing. Look out for wildlife – big herds of lions, leopards, elephants, the elusive cheetah, Thomson’s gazelle, wildebeest, buffaloes, impalas, topis, spotted hyenas, zebras, baboons and the graceful giraffes. Your day will end in the evening as you will be transferred back to the lodge for dinner. 

Optional Activity – Hot Air balloon Safari  

B, L & D 

Day 5 Transfer from Masai Mara to Nairobi 
You will go on early morning game drive after which you start the journey back to Nairobi. On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel or the airport for your flight out of Nairobi.  

Meal Plan Breakfast and Lunch 
Journey time – 6 hours  

Tour includes 

  • Ground transport 
  • Park Fees  
  • Game drives  
  • Bottled water in the safari vehicle 
  • Full board accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary 
  • Service of an English-speaking driver guide 
  • All mentioned activities except for the optional ones 

Tour excludes 

  • Extras at the accommodation i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc. 
  • Tips to porters and driver/ guide 
  • Insurance 

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